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Environment and security priority areas in Eastern Europe
Viktor Novikov, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Environmental problems often compound external security tensions and worsen internal security challenges in Eastern Europe. Of particular concern are environmental hazards concentrated along national borders (including the borders with the EU, Russia and borders between the three countries).